1. rivenagares's Avatar
    i know IM apps have been addressed extensively before but i am really curious about the comparison between these two. i have used Trillian since version 1.0 on my desktop/laptop and when i was a crackberry addict, i used Beejive exclusively.

    now that i have an iPhone, i am curious to know opinions on how these two apps stand up against one another. i love both companies and i have to make a choice.
    05-17-2011 11:30 AM
  2. rivenagares's Avatar
    no one has an opinion? :-(
    05-19-2011 01:33 PM
  3. zerog46's Avatar
    I stopped using all i-m apps all together, they are mostly unreliable and you need to get everyone to use them. I just use email and text, just gave up on them.
    05-19-2011 02:00 PM
  4. bamf-hacker's Avatar
    Welcome to the forums.

    I was a long time Trillian user on the PC and switched to BeeJive on the iPhone and iPad. I even shelled out the $$ for both versions.

    I like that it supports almost all of the IM clients and keeps you alive for up to 7 days. I have not used the Trillian app, but it is only a $5 loss if you try that and don't like it. If you get BeeJive it is on sale now too, I think.
    05-19-2011 03:35 PM
  5. vit_'s Avatar
    I use IM+, the application is definitely worth a try.
    05-20-2011 07:35 AM
  6. iRooney's Avatar
    Sadly the invasion of Facebook murdered the IM craze. I used AIM for years....soon as everyone and their mother was on Facebook, it became easier to just chat from there. I just logged into my old AIM account for giggles....185 contacts and none online. LOL
    05-20-2011 07:38 AM
  7. bamf-hacker's Avatar
    That is true, but I use BeeJive for FB Chat too.
    05-20-2011 08:13 AM